Pastor Dave

DaveDave with Nicole & John

Dave Gochnauer – Pastor

Dave lives in the Conestoga area and has served as pastor since 2003.   He is a graduate of Messiah College and during the last 10 years has taken a number of seminary courses related to ministry at EMS Lancaster.   Dave desires to see our church (and the other churches in Conestoga) be involved in meeting the physical and spiritual needs of the community.   He is part of the Conestoga Area Pastor’s Fellowship, a group of local pastors, who meet together to share insights and collaborate in local ministries.

Dave is married to Becky and they have four daughters.   Both he and his family enjoy most sports, including soccer, field hockey, basketball and golf.   Dave enjoys singing and is currently part of a men’s quartet from Black Rock Retreat named Maintaining Praise.   Dave is a bi-vocational pastor and also works in maintenance at Black Rock Retreat Center.

Contact information for Dave – Phone: (717) 598-3229     Email: dlgrcmc@gmail.com


Whatever happens, conduct yourselves in a manner worthy of the gospel of Christ.   Philippians 1:27a (NIV)